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Thread: Hoppe's 9 BoreSnake

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    Hoppe's 9 BoreSnake

    what is the general opinion of these esp on small bore ...
    do they work well without damaging bore ? thanks
    shooting .17 ackley hornet so size dos'nt matter

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    I always keep one in my day bag for extended trips
    Is 308 smallbore?
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    twice size of mine
    shooting .17 ackley hornet so size dos'nt matter

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    I use them all the time. Brushes are made of brass aren't they meaning they are softer than the barrel and should be sacrificial?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sakkaranz View Post
    twice size of mine
    I wouldn't say that twice!

    I have one for black Beauty (.260), does the trick, nice and light and small so can take in the field with me too.
    She loves the free fresh wind in her hair; Life without care. She's broke but it's oke; that's why the lady is a tramp.

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    Yep .308 is small bore.
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    Velocity is thrilling,but diameter does the real killing.

 

 

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